Textile Designer and Illustrator


Balakrishna Madana is a textile designer and illustrator. He was born and brought up in a south Indian village famous for its cotton fields and handloom fabrics. Being the only child in the family, he would often accompany his mother to sari shopping and was always amazed by the colourful and vibrant patterns, rich silks and cotton weaves.

His education in India and UK helped him to gain more knowledge and to develop his passion for textile design. After graduating from Nottingham Trent University he has been working freelance for a studio based in New York developing trend driven prints for high-end womenswear apparel market. He has successfully sold designs to clients including Marks & Spencer, Paul & Joe, Forever 21, Perry Ellis, Target, Aeropostale, Dillards and Chicos.

Balakrishna  is available for freelance projects, for more information please contact: Email: balamadana@gmail.com